Best Players Club (2018)


Loyalty has its perks, and the world of gambling is no exception. While players clubs started out as a way to reward gamblers playing slot machines, they’ve evolved into loyalty programs where players earn rewards for both gambling and spending on hotels, meals and spa treatments as well.

  • Total Rewards

    Total Rewards
    Caesars Entertainment

    With Total Rewards, players can earn and redeem Reward Credits at more than 40 casinos and resorts around the globe, including Caesars Palace, Harrah’s, The Cromwell, The Linq, Planet Hollywood and Paris Las Vegas. Benefits include discounted hotel stays and pre-sale access to select shows, as well as member pricing at some restaurants.
    Photo courtesy of Caesars Entertainment

  • Momentum

    Mohegan Sun

    Members can use Momentum Dollars on just about everything, from shopping and dining to hotel stays and spa treatments. Playing slots and table games at Mohegan Sun casinos unlocks Personal Achievement Awards, like free slot play.
    Photo courtesy of Mohegan Sun

  • TROP ADVANTAGE Players Club

    TROP ADVANTAGE Players Club
    Tropicana Entertainment

    From Atlantic City to Aruba, the TROP ADVANTAGE Players Club features five reward tiers and the ability for players to earn and spend comp dollars at any Tropicana Entertainment Casino. Members also get discounted cruises on Carnival ships.
    Photo courtesy of AP Photo/Wayne Parry

  • Social Club by Seneca

    Social Club by Seneca
    Seneca Resorts & Casinos

    The Social Club by Seneca offers four reward tiers with plenty of ways to level up. Points can be used for slot play, or for dining, drinks, shopping or hotel stays. Members also get discounts on buffets and drinks, pre-sale access to events and special members-only hotel discounts.
    Photo courtesy of Seneca Resorts & Casinos

  • B Connected

    B Connected
    Boyd Gaming

    B Connected lets players earn points at Boyd Gaming casinos across the United States, including Fremont Hotel, Main Street Station, and The Orleans in Las Vegas, as well as casinos in Louisiana, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana and Mississippi.
    Photo courtesy of Boyd Gaming

  • 24K Select Club

    24K Select Club
    Golden Nugget

    Members of the Golden Nugget 24K Select program earn multiple types of rewards when they play slots and table games, including slot points redeemable for free play and Select Rewards redeemable for food and retail purchases.
    Photo courtesy of AP Photo/Mirage Resorts

  • Live! Rewards

    Live! Rewards
    Live! Casino & Hotel

    The Live! Rewards program at Live! Casino Hotel in Maryland offers six different reward tiers, starting with the free-to-join Classic. Members earn points on table games, slots and purchases, plus an instant three percent match play rebate on all table games. Other benefits include free check cashing and special members-only coupons.
    Photo courtesy of iStock / Nikolay Tsuguliev

  • M life Rewards

    M life Rewards
    MGM Resorts

    Members earn M life Rewards on just about every dollar spent at MGM Resorts, from gaming to hotel stays, dining, entertainment and spa treatments. Even entry-level members enjoy perks like mobile check-in on the MGM Resorts mobile app and personalized offers, including room discounts.
    Photo courtesy of MGM Resorts

  • ONE Club

    ONE Club
    Eldorado Resorts

    ONE Club members earn Tier Status and Reward Dollars at any Eldorado Resorts property. Reward Dollars can be redeemed for free play or for comps at two times their value.
    Photo courtesy of Jim G / Flickr

  • Advantage Club

    Advantage Club
    Coushatta Casino Resort

    Advantage Club members at Coushatta Casino Resort earn rewards points on all slot machines no matter the denomination. Members get access to a private lounge area in the Grand Hotel lobby and a change to redeem points for cash back or free play.
    Photo courtesy of J.R.Ramos / Flickr

The top 10 winners in the Best Players Club category are as follows:

  1. Total Rewards - Caesars Entertainment
  2. Momentum - Mohegan Sun
  3. TROP ADVANTAGE Players Club - Tropicana Entertainment
  4. Social Club by Seneca - Seneca Resorts & Casinos
  5. B Connected - Boyd Gaming
  6. 24K Select Club - Golden Nugget
  7. Live! Rewards - Live! Casino & Hotel
  8. M life Rewards - MGM Resorts
  9. ONE Club - Eldorado Resorts
  10. Advantage Club - Coushatta Casino Resort

A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Steve Bourie (American Casino Guide), Lisa Robertson-Dziedzic ( and Michael Shackleford ( were chosen for their knowledge of the casino industry.

Congratulations to all these winning casino players clubs.

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Steve Bourie

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Michael Shackleford

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